Harvey Victorious in National Junior Para-Swimming Championships

By Zoe Conville on July 3rd, 2017 - comments

Words by Sarah Richardson, Louth Swimming Club Harvey Phillips from Louth, took 2 Gold and 2 Silver medals away from the National Junior Para-Swimming Championships held at Sunderland Aquatic Centre during the competition held on June 24th and 25th. The competition was for Para-Swimmers aged 10-13 years and 14-16 years. Para-swimming uses a classification system […]

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Pupils Get Dance Fever for artsNK’s DanceFit

By Zoe Conville on June 15th, 2017 - comments

artsNK’s dance team is currently working with four primary schools within North Kesteven to deliver a new project encouraging children to increase their physical activity and become healthier. The Dance Fit project uses dance as the medium to explore healthy lifestyles and diet, increasing activity levels and boosting wellbeing. The project addresses the National Obesity […]

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Push the Boat Out in Lincolnshire

By Zoe Conville on May 9th, 2017 - comments

Free and low cost sailing and windsurfing is coming to Lincolnshire for nine days from Saturday (13 May) as the national RYA Push the Boat Out ‘have-a-go’ festival gets underway. Last year more than 4,000 people across the Midlands discovered sailing for the first time through Push The Boat Out. So whether you want to […]

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Getting Your Kids into Sport

By Zoe Conville on April 20th, 2017 - comments

Trade Partners International Limited has created a Parent’s Guide to getting kids into sport. The guide includes top tips on how to get how to keep children motivated, what organisations can help when starting a new sport or activity, and how vital volunteers are to grass roots sports. Features in the guide include messages from […]

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Rio Star Shona Backs This Girl Can in Lincolnshire

By Zoe Conville on February 24th, 2017 - comments

Sport England’s national campaign to get more women, more active, more often returns with a bang today. A brand new This Girl Can advert will be broadcast to millions on ITV during Coronation Street and Team GB hockey hero Shona McCallin is backing the campaign in Lincolnshire. Shona said: “It’s all about finding an activity […]

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Nominations Open for Lincolnshire LTA Tennis Awards

By Zoe Conville on November 22nd, 2016 - comments

There’s just under a month to go until nominations for the Lincolnshire Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) Tennis Awards close. The nomination process closes at midnight on Sunday 18th December 2016. Click here for a nomination form and more information about the process. Lincolnshire LTA will host the awards once again next year, which will be […]

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GOGA launch

More people to Get Out Get Active as programme goes live across Louth, Mablethorpe, Sutton-on Sea & Skegness

By Zoe Conville on October 1st, 2016 - comments

Today marks the start of the Get Out Get Active (GOGA) programme following January’s successful funding announcement. Spirit of 2012 is funding the £4.5 million GOGA initiative, which brings together 18 localities in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales and numerous national partners. The unique three-year GOGA programme, which has been developed to get some […]

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Tennis Davis Cup Trophy Tour

The Davis Cup is Coming to Horncastle

By Zoe Conville on August 15th, 2016 - comments

Horncastle & District Tennis Club is very honoured to be hosting The Davis Cup Trophy Tour on behalf of Lincolnshire Tennis. The Davis Cup Trophy has been touring the country since April and there will be just the one visit to Lincolnshire, with Horncastle Tennis Club chosen as the venue. The trophy will be at […]

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SK8Z Logo

Innovative Skating Rink Set for Gainsborough

By Zoe Conville on August 5th, 2016 - comments

Gainsborough is set to welcome a revolutionary skating facility later this year. MDSC will develop and operate SK8Z off Heapham Road in Gainsborough, which will include a skating pad for public skating sessions and lessons, a café, and car park. Skaters visiting the facility will use “off-ice” skates, helping them to ice skate without the […]

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